employment office

noun

British any of a number of government offices established to collect and supply to the unemployed information about job vacancies and to employers information about availability of prospective workersFormer names: employment exchange, labour exchange See also Jobcentre

Nearby words

  1. employment,
  2. employment agency,
  3. employment bureau,
  4. employment equity,
  5. employment exchange,
  6. employment tribunal,
  7. empoison,
  8. empolder,
  9. emporia,
  10. emporium

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